The council’s bin men have obviously got an even harder job in these conditions, but whoever is supplying information to the Weather disruption page on the website is living in a fantasy land.
“If your collection was missed today please remove the bags or boxes from the roadside where feasible and store them as usual. We will endeavour to collect your items as soon as possible or on the next scheduled collection for the particular service affected.”
“We are committed to clear any backlog over the next few days, weather permitting.”
A fantasy land of the past where bin men got bags from your bins rather than you having to put them at the edge of the road. If they’re going to come round as-and-when to clear the backlog they you obviously need to leave them out.